木村若菜(若冲)

静岡県伊豆市生まれ
カリフォルニア州ロサンゼルス在住

木村若菜(若冲)静岡県伊豆市生まれ。カリフォルニア州ロサンゼルス市在住。東京藝術大学美術学部絵画科油画専攻卒業。オーティス美術大学大学院よりMFAを修得の後、米国日米文化会館にて真言宗僧侶でありUnited States Artist フェローの小阪博一(海山)に師事。ロサンゼルス地下鉄のThrough the Eyes of Artistsシリーズでイングルウッド市を作画。現在、ロサンゼルス市公認の12人の壁画家の一人でありRobertson Recreation Centerの壁画、その他曹洞宗両大本山北米別院禅宗寺の涅槃図、埼玉県曹洞宗松雲山長光寺の涅槃図を製作中。USC大学、Pomona大学、Kansas大学、桃山大学などでの講演の他、ロサンゼルス中央駅、ポモナ大学美術館、バードウィンウェルス美術館、オーティス大学美術館、東京都美術館、日米文化会館、LAアートコア、ウィルシャーブルバードユダヤ教寺院、ブランドライブラリー、高野山米国別院、マウイアートセンターなど国内外で展示多数。


学歴
M.F.A. オーティスカレッジアート&デザイン大学院 修了
B.F.A.  東京藝術大学美術学部 絵画科油画専攻 卒業

個展
2020 Untitled, LA ArtCore, Los Angeles, CA
2019 chronicle, Centrl Office, Los Angeles, CA
2019 Daily Practice, Nisei Veterans Memorial Center, Kahului, HI
2019 MOMENT 2019, Angele Gate Cultural Center, CA
2018 MOMENT 2018, Koyasan Buddhist Temple, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Heavenly Maiden, LA ArtCore, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Untitled, LA ArtCore, Los Angeles, CA
2012 iro-iro, Baldwin-Wallace University, OH
2011 CHARACTER, Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA
2007 A Matter of Taste, Gallery NEXUS, Kanagawa, JAPAN
2006 A Matter of Taste, Gallery NEXUS, Kanagawa, JAPAN
2005 Existence as a piece relation with the other, Gallery LeDeco, Tokyo, JAPAN
2004 A Matter of Taste, Gallery Noraya, Tokyo, JAPAN

グループ展
2017-2018  Journeys: LA Communities through the Eyes of Artists at Union Station, Through the Eyes of Artist, Los Angeles Metro, Los Angeles Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Natural Selections, Brand Library & Art Center, CA
2016 TAP/LA, TAPPAN Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2016 Shunga, Japan Foundation Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
2015 R.S.V.P. Los Angeles, Pomona College Museum of Art, Pomona, CA
2014 Voices of LA, JACCC & Wilshire Blvd Temple, Los Angeles, CA
2013 AJA (Japan America Artists) XXV, George J. Doizaki Gallery, JACCC, CA
2011 US EST / Curated by Soo Kim, Pepin Moore Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2011 Otis MFA 2011, Venice 6114, CA
2011 Nothing in common, Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA
2010 Mid-Residency Show, Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA
2002 Sotsugyo Seisaku Ten, The Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo, JAPAN
1999 Geisai, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo, JAPAN
1997 Sosaku-ten, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo, JAPAN

受賞歴
2017-2020 List of Los Angeles Official Mural Artists, Department of Cultural Affairs, Los Angeles, CA
2017-2018 2017/18 DCA COLA Cultural Trailblazer, Department of Cultural Affairs, Los Angeles, CA
2017 TAP/LA The First Annual Fellowship in 2017
2016 TAP/LA The First Annual Fellowship in 2016
2005 Grand Prix / Creators Audition, Digital Hollywood University, Tokyo, JAPAN

コミッション
2017-2020 Robertson Recriation Center Mural, Department of Cultural Affairs, Los Angeles, CA
2016-Present Nirvana Painting, Zenshuji Soto Mission, Los Angeles, CA
2016-Present Nirvana Painting, Soto Zen Temple, Saitama, JAPAN
2013 Through the Eyes of Artist, Los Angeles Metro, Los Angeles, CA

Produced Performance Project
2016 Jodo-e, Zenshuji Soto Mission, Los Angeles, CA
2015 interactive incense burning at R.S.V.P. Los Angeles, Pomona College Museum of Art, Pomona, CA

カタログ
2015 R.S.V.P. Los Angeles, Pomona College Museum of Art, Pomona, CA
2014 Studio Visit Magazine, Open Studio Press
2011 New American Paintings Pacific Coast Competition #97, Open Studio Press

ビブリオグラフィー
2016 Meher McArthur, Alternate Realities in the Paintings of Wakana Kimura, Buddhistdoor gloval, Buddhistdoor.net
2016 Katherine Satorius, Interview with Wakana Kimura, TAP/LA Workspace
2013 Heidi Zeller, Inglewood Through the Eyes of Wakana Kimura, LA Metro

講演、ゲストアーティスト
2019 Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Kafului, HI
2019 University of Southern California, CA
2018 Taste of Soul, CA
2017 Journeys: LA Communities through the Eyes of Artists at Union Station, Los Angeles Union Station, Los Angeles Metro, CA
2017 Brand Library & Art Center, Glendale, CA
2016 Kansas States University MFA Department and the Beach Museum, Manhattan, KS
2015 Pomona College Museum of Art, Pomona, CA
2014 St. Andrew University (Osaka, JAPAN), JACCC, Los Angeles, CA
2013 St. Andrew University (Osaka, JAPAN), JACCC, Los Angeles, CA
2012 St. Andrew University (Osaka, JAPAN), JACCC, Los Angeles, CA